Announcer Resume Samples

The main duty of an Announcer is to present news, sports, music, and other commentary services. The job description also entails interviewing guests and acting as disc jockeys at public parties, clubs, and weddings. Essential duties seen on the Announcer Resume include the following – presenting music, news, the weather, time and other commercials, interviewing guests and moderate panels and discussions on the shows; announcing station programming information such as station breaks or public service information; reading prepared scripts on radio or TV shows; commenting on vital new stories; and providing commentary for the audience at sports or parades or other occasions.

While the duties vary greatly based on where the announcers work, the required skills are almost common and include the following – public speaking skills, knowledge of the subject that is being announced; speaking skills, writing skills; and strong knowledge of using editing software. Although there aren’t any specific requirements, formal education in fields such as communications, or broadcasting will be given preference.

Announcer Resume example

Announcer Resume

Summary :  Announcers typically need a bachelor's degree in journalism, broadcasting, or communications, along with an internship or work experience from their college radio or television station. 

Skills : Web Content, Audio Equipment.

Description :

    1. Gathered line-up cards from coaches before games.
    2. Operated scoreboard and announced batters' names at the Park.
    3. Provided play-by-play and color commentary for Appalachian State Men's Soccer.
    4. Provided voice-over announcing for WGI World Championships Competition in seats and live webcast.
    5. Interviewed show guests about their lives, their work, or topics of current interest.
    6. Hosted civic, charitable, or promotional events that are broadcasted over television or radio.
    7. Promoted appearances at public or private events in order to represent their employers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Announcer II Resume

Headline : Announcers are often voice actors who read prepared scripts, but in some cases, they have to ad-lib commentary on the air when presenting news, sports, weather, time, and television commercials. 

Skills : Adobe Audition, Radio Commercials.

Description :

    1. Announced musical selections, station breaks, commercials, or public service information, and accept requests from the listening audience.
    2. Identified stations, and introduced or closed shows, using memorized or read scripts, and/or ad-libs.
    3. Commented on music and other matters, such as weather or traffic conditions.
    4. Discussed various topics over the telephone with viewers or listeners.
    5. Provided information on all elements aired during broadcasts, such as musical selections and station promotions.
    6. Coordinated games, contests, or other on-air competitions, performing such duties as asking questions.
    7. Recorded commercials for later broadcast, and awarding prizes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General


Announcer III Resume

Summary : Radio and television announcers also may be responsible for other aspects of television or radio broadcasting. They may operate studio equipment, sell commercial time to advertisers.

Skills : Hosting, FM.

Description :

    1. Designed and constructed numerous websites.
    2. Produced and edited numerous video training presentations and television commercials.
    3. Announced sporting events and promote merchandise sales.
    4. Played music and made on-air announcements.
    5. Recorded and performed commercials.
    6. Attended live events and made reports.
    7. Operated switchboard for the radio station.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Announcer(Part time) Resume

Headline : To obtain a Public Address Announcer position in a company that provides an open environment with many opportunities for continuous growth.

Skills : Adobe Audition, Pro Tools.

Description :

    1. Accepted requests from the listening audience.
    2. Identified stations, and introduced or close shows, using memorized or read scripts, and/or ad-libs.
    3. Commented on music and other matters, such as weather or traffic conditions.
    4. Discussed various topics over the telephone with viewers or listeners.
    5. Developed and hosted new radio shows every quarter
    6. Assisted station engineer in switching the station to digital radio.
    7. Recorded and edited music and commercial spots in a music studio.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General

Announcer I Resume

Objective : Seeking employment where can use Customer Service expertise to help meet and surpass company goals. To train college students and prepared them for the world of broadcasting.

Skills : Customer Service, Adobe.

Description :

    1. Announced during the weekly show and was heavily involved with the station's sportscasts.
    2. Acted as a play-by-play announcer, lead announcer, scorekeeper, and technical director for the college's basketball, lacrosse, and soccer games.
    3. Ran audio board during the games.
    4. Participated in the coordination of college talent show and college fun day.
    5. Interviewed students, administrators, and the head basketball coach; interviewed an associate of the NJCAA about the interpretation of rules for termination of coaches.
    6. Produced bumpers and promos for the station, and promoted events for college organizations.
    7. Provided pertinent information to the student body.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Mass Communications

Sr. Announcer Resume

Summary : To make a meaningful impact in the community by analyzing data and creating valuable insights to support decision making.

Skills : Communication Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Negotiated multi-purpose partnerships with local businesses, acquired local sponsors.
    2. Programmed radio schedule, maintained station upkeep.
    3. Announced musical selections, station breaks, commercials, or public service information.
    4. Accepted requests from the listening audience.
    5. Provided information on all elements aired during broadcasts, such as musical selections and station promotions.
    6. Collected news from AP and UPI to add to the daily news.
    7. Announced scores, fouls, substitutions, and timeouts at Sports Arena.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Computer Engineering

Announcer(Full time) Resume

Summary : Self-motivated with high energy, initiative, and focus. Keen insight into the needs and views of others - able to listen and identify issues or problem areas and form innovative solutions.

Skills : Management, Radio Commercials.

Description :

    1. Announced song titles, read weather and news.
    2. Produced weekly, top-ten countdown show.
    3. Produced commercial spot announcements.
    4. Operated all electronic and sound systems associated with the radio stations.
    5. Responsible for accurate, entertaining commentary and analysis of races along with interviews of athletes.
    6. Presented music, news, sports, the weather, the time, and commercials.
    7. Interviewed guests and moderate panels or discussions on their shows.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A

Jr. Announcer Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging position where can leverage reporting, editing and writing skills and, contribute to the growth and success of the organization.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Programmed a daily show, trained students.
    2. Conducted on-air interviews with jazz musicians and community leaders and completed production assignments.
    3. Announced games for University's Division I baseball team.
    4. Occasionally appeared on University's Sports Beat Talk show, weekly.
    5. Maintained programming via push-button programming of songs, advertisements and news/weather.
    6. Prerecorded news and weather for broadcast.
    7. Announced Test-n-Tune and Junior Dragster National races in-stadium and live on radio stations within one of the largest racing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Announcer Resume

Summary : Announcer requires being able to use data and previous experiences to draw new conclusions and being brave enough to predict possible impacts or changes that may occur to your industry. 

Skills : Public Speaking, Social.

Description :

    1. Served as the track's play by play and public address announcer.
    2. Responsible for all announcing on property and simulcast all across and abroad.
    3. Oversaw scheduling the post times to assure we do not run at the same time as other tracks in the simulcast market.
    4. Announced junior varsity and varsity high school basketball games during the winter season.
    5. Announced varsity high school softball during the spring.
    6. Updated with the current month activities and invitations to fellowship with other churches.
    7. Announced Friday and Saturday night football games.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA